Dublin resident prepares town for Memorial Day

Dublin resident prepares town for Memorial Day

DUBLIN — Each year, as the country prepares to honor fallen veterans, at least one Bladen County man is doing his part.David Hursey, owner of Du...

May 27th, 2017 |  


22nd annual Blueberry Festival to be held in Ammon

22nd annual Blueberry Festival to be held in Ammon

ELIZABETHTOWN — The only kind of blue to get this year is blueberries at the 22nd annual Ammon Blueberry Festival. Start off the festival by goi...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Chamber of Commerce expanding White Lake concerts

Chamber of Commerce expanding White Lake concerts

WHITE LAKE —The Sunset Jams concert series is undergoing big changes this year.According to Elizabethtown/White Lake Chamber of Commerce Executi...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Used clothing store gets surprise donation of marijuana

MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) — Someone apparently inadvertently donated more than 100 grams of marijuana when they dropped off some used children’...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma school apologizes for Hitler yearbook quotation

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The principal of an Oklahoma high school apologized after its yearbook featured a quotation attributed to Adolf Hitler.Stud...

May 26th, 2017 |  


What goes up must always come down

What goes up must always come down

Carina Chocano wrote a timely column earlier this year entitled, “Laying Low,” her premise being that we have lost the virtue of humility ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Woman trying to buy birthday card trapped inside CVS

TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A woman trying to buy a birthday card called police when she was accidentally barricaded inside a CVS store in central F...

May 25th, 2017 |  


8-foot python startles man and dog in Florida garage

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — An 8-foot (2 meters) python slithered into a Florida garage, startling an unsuspecting homeowner who was taking his ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


What’s that fowl smell? Truck spills chicken parts in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — There’s a fowl smell wafting through Maine’s largest city.Police say a truck carrying chicken parts malfuncti...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Cabbage winners

Cabbage winners

Winners of the Bonnie Third-Grade Cabbage Program at Bladenboro Primary School are Amelia Thompson, Faith Wren, and Braylen Merritt. Bonnie Plants beg...

May 25th, 2017 |